If the board members and employees trying to orchestrate a dramatic rescue of the San Diego Opera do not succeed, it will not be because of San Diego’s philanthropic community.
After almost three years and few results, the nonprofit is now the steward of a last-gasp effort to celebrate the centennial. The group’s leaders hope to use the opportunity to save their first building in Balboa Park.
Investigative journalism, abridged. Here are the discoveries we uncovered during our big dig into the Balboa Park centennial fiasco.
The plan to celebrate the centennial of the 1915 Panama-California Exposition may have been doomed from the start. Here’s how it fell apart.
San Diego Opera fans rally, a first look at COM22, Tijuana’s cultural revival and more in our weekly culture roundup.
Gerry Braun’s explanation for why the Balboa Park Centennial committee failed to produce a plan won’t cut it. San Diegans deserve better.
City to lose $20 million in savings, pairing craft beer and community and what we learned this week.
A play that casts a person from every demographic in San Diego, a list of notable historical sports sites and more in our weekly roundup of the region’s arts and culture news.
It’s been heralded as an extravaganza to draw the eyes of the world to San Diego, but organizers won’t provide any details about some key aspects of their plans.
Mayor Bob Filner wants the Tourism Marketing District to write a check to the Balboa Park Centennial Committee but the agency isn’t required to fork over the funds.